In the News

Going to bat for Whitecourt-Ste. Anne

Posted on August 2, 2018

I’ve seen some interesting things, living near Lac Ste. Anne over the last 8 years, but never anything as strange as the ice quake that impacted the residents of Alberta Beach early this year. Throughout…

Rural Crime Strategy is working

Posted on July 9, 2018

For the past several years I’ve been hearing from people – from one end of my constituency to the other – that they’re concerned about what has been described as an epidemic of rural crime. I…

Mayerthorpe Agriculture SectorStudy Grant

Posted on December 18, 2017

Mayerthorpe awarded CARES grant for agricultural study   MAYERTHORPE – Oneil Carlier, MLA for Whitecourt-Ste. Anne and Minister of Agriculture, presented a $15,000 cheque to the Town of Mayerthorpe…

Province will not waver in commitment to fight wildfire

Posted on May 9, 2016

Heartbreaking images of the tragedy unfolding in Fort McMurray have brought Albertans together in a way that reflects our true spirit of compassion and resilience in the face of adversity. It’s hard…

Fort Mc Murray firefighter

Bringing back the Student Temporary Employment Program

Posted on April 6, 2016

In Alberta today, many students continue to face barriers when trying to find work.   They often get trapped in that catch-22: employers say they don’t have enough work experience, but they can’t…